Bishop Donnelly dies

The Rev. Robert W. Donnelly, 83, a retired auxiliary bishop in the Toledo Catholic Diocese, died Monday in his home, according to a press release from Sally Oberski, the diocese’s director of communications.

Bishop Donnelly was ordained May 25, 1957, and was appointed as Auxiliary Bishop of Toledo May 3, 1984. He retired May 30, 2006.

Bishop Donnelly was assistant pastor at Fostoria St. Wendelin from 1957-1965, according to the Catholic Chronicle.

Funeral arraignments will be listed in Wednesday’s edition of the Review Times.



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